Echinopsis chamaecereus grow and care – cactus of the genus Echinopsis also known as Peanut Cactus or Chamaecereus silvestrii, Echinopsis chamaecereus perennial evergreen used as ornamental ground cover drought tolerant plant, can grow in desert, mediterranean, subtropics, temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 8-12.
Stems color green with yellow spines, the stems when little there erect when they grow it start to weep.
Echinopsis chamaecereus flowers
Flower color red to orange and grow in the middle of the stems
Echinopsis chamaecereus for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Echinopsis chamaecereus growing and care:
Drained soil, more than -3C
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No, but easier Difficulties or problems when growing: Spiny plant Spring / Summer / Autumn Planting season: Snails Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All year How to prune: Dead stem part and flowers Size of the plant? 10-25 cm, 4-10 inches Growth speed in optimal condition: Slow growing Small amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring / Summer Bloom season: General information about the flower Red to orange flowers, the flower and grow in the middle of the stems Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Spring flowers Summer flowers Flower colors Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Plant Uses Drought tolerant plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Plants sun exposure Watering plants Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9